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Why the "Experts" Can't Agree About Fed Rate Hikes

The Fed

02/20/2017Mises Wire
When should the Fed raise rates? Mainstream economists rely on statistics, but reject the necessary theory by which to interpret.
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Will this Finally Be the Year the Fed Cuts its Balance Sheet?

The FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

Blog01/31/2017
Now that the Fed has slightly upped its Fed Funds rate target twice, there is talk of a much more ominous issue: shrinking the balance sheet.
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We Need the Pain that Comes with More Saving

Booms and BustsThe FedMoney and BanksMoney and Banking

03/16/2016Mises Wire
We're constantly being told by the mainstream financial media that saving money will destroy the economy. In truth, only saving — which is nothing more than refraining from spending — can repair the damage done by years of easy money and reckless spending.
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Wisconsin's Free-Market Evangelist

Austrian Economics OverviewPhilosophy and Methodology

04/14/2015The Austrian
In this interview for The Austrian , economics teacher Aaron Ensley discusses the role of economics education at the secondary level and the importance of Austrian economics to teaching economics on a more relevant and practical level.
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